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Women’s March on Washington

Waking up in the middle of the night, showering and dressing quietly so as not to wake the rest of my household, I tiptoed onto the porch to wait in the unseasonably warm damp until I saw Sarah’s lights winking up the road as her car navigated the slick dips of the bricked street. On…

Advent Begins

The Season of Advent marks the beginning of the church calendar each year and begins on Sunday, November 27, this year. The Latin word “advent” means arrival or appearance, the coming of something or someone. Each year Christians set aside four weeks as we anticipate and prepare for Christmas, our celebration of Christ’s coming into…